CFP: Healthcare in motion: Mobility forms in health service delivery and access

Healthcare in Motion: Mobility forms in health service delivery and access Editors: Cecilia Vindrola-Padros (UCL), Anne E. Pfister (UNF), and Ginger A. Johnson (Anthrologica) Healthcare in Motion will explore the diversity of mobility forms asociated with healthcare. It will consider…

CFP: edited collection, Dissecting the Page: Medical Paratexts, Medieval to Modern

From Christina Lee and Freya Harrison’s discovery of the MRSA-combatting properties of an Anglo-Saxon recipe, to the increasing popularity of Ian Williams’ Graphic Medicine as a teaching tool for medical students, current research into the intersections between medicine, text, and image is…

CFS: Health in the South

Special Double Issue Call for Papers: Health in the South Editor: Philip Kolin, The University of Southern Mississippi Publication Schedule: Volume 53, no. 3/4 (Spring/Summer 2016) Submission Deadline: March 15, 2016 The Southern Quarterly solicits carefully documented essays on the…

CFP: Interrogating Gendered Pathologies

Call for Chapters: Interrogating Gendered Pathologies Edited by Erin A. Frost and Michelle F. Eble The field of medical rhetorics has produced numerous studies over the past 15 years showing disparities in health (Agne, Thompson, & Cusella, 2000; Bennett, 2009;…

Book Proposals: Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice

Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice NYU Press SERIES EDITORS: Paul Brodwin (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) • Michele Rivkin-Fish (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) • Susan Shaw (University of Arizona) This series will feature U.S.-based ethnographic research into the relations between health,…

CFP: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture

Call for abstracts: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture Editors: Christina Buse, Daryl Martin, Sarah Nettleton (University of York) Proposals are invited for the 24th Sociology of Health and Illness Monograph, which explores the role…

CFP: The History of Venereal Disease

Notches: (re)marks on the history of sexuality <notchesblog.com> is seeking short essays (1000 – 1500 words) exploring any aspect of the history of venereal disease, for a special series to be edited by NOTCHES editors Katherine Harvey and Agnes Arnold-Forster….

CFS: Eä – J Med Humanities & Social Studies

Call for papers for Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)’s upcoming issues is currently open. Next deadline will be on October 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors. Papers are accepted in English, Spanish, and…

CFS: ‘Trauma’ (The Lumen)

The Lumen is an annual Edinburgh University new writing and arts journal of the mutual dialogue between medicine, the arts and the humanities. We hope to foster creative and critical discourse on the personal experience of illness and healthcare. The…

CFS: Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages

Edited volume: Corporealities of Suffering. Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages (eds Bianca Frohne and Jenni Kuuliala) The history of disability is a very recent field of research, especially with regard to the Middle Ages. Whereas the premise articulated by…

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